Micro Capital Loan Program

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Micro Capital Loan Program

The Bath Development Corporation Micro Capital Loan Program provides low interest loans up to $7,500 for one-time capital expenses including but not limited to equipment, machinery, furniture, and technology. This loan program is available for start-up and existing Bath-based businesses. The intention of this program is to provide low-interest loans to spur positive economic development in the City of Bath.

If you have questions about the program or need assistance, contact Emily Ruger, Director of Community & Economic Development at eruger@cityofbath.com or (207) 443-8830 x4. 

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  • Please complete the application and provide the additional items requested.
  • This program is rolling and the board will review applications monthly. If loan documents are received by the first of the month, they will be reviewed at that month’s board meeting. (e.g., applications received no later than April 1 will be reviewed at the April board meeting.)
  • Applications may be submitted via email to eruger@cityofbath.com or hand delivered to the Community & Economic Development office on the second floor of City Hall at 55 Front Street, Bath, Maine.

General Information
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
55 Front Street